MAPLE BAKED GOLDEN PEARS

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Ellen Bales

By
@Starwriter

Just the name of this dessert conjures up thoughts of autumn and all the wonderful comfort food that comes with the season.
Recipe & photo: greenbeandelivery.com

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
4
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
35 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

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1/3 c
apple juice
1/3 c
pure maple syrup
3 Tbsp
unsalted butter
4
firm golden pears, peeled, halved, cored
1/4 c
chopped almonds or walnuts

How to Make MAPLE BAKED GOLDEN PEARS

Step-by-Step

  • 1Arrange the pears cut-side up in an 8-inch square glass baking dish. Whisk the apple juice and syrup in a small heavy saucepan over medium heat until the syrup dissolves. Whisk in the butter.
  • 2Pour the sauce over the pears, and sprinkle them with the chopped nuts.
  • 3Bake in a preheated 400-degree oven until the pears are tender and beginning to brown, basting occasionally with the juices, for about 35 minutes.
  • 4Serve with vanilla bean ice cream, if desired.

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About MAPLE BAKED GOLDEN PEARS

Course/Dish: Fruit Desserts
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids, Healthy
Hashtag: #Autumn Favorite




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